WOOL COAT with APPLIQUE and FUR TRIM, EARLY C. Light brown with exaggerated wizard sleeve appliqued in darker brown with black silk tassels, fur collar and cuff, contrasting faux button trim and satin lining.
While white is now de rigueur for bridal attire, the fashion for white wedding gowns originated only in the late century. This dress is a good example of the more practical century practice of brides wearing colored gowns for weddings.
Weekender Dress - takes inspiration from the late styles. This dress hails the New Look with its fuller skirt (though still not as full as the and details such as its raised collar and 10 individual hand stitched buttons down to the wais